KALEY CUOCO SAVES BABY SEAL: Kaley Cuoco’s love of animals is well=known, and The Big Bang Theory star managed to turn her Thanksgiving with new hubby Karl Cook into a tenderhearted seal rescue mission, thanks to help from rescue workers. The pair came across a struggling baby seal during a walk on the beach. She shared their story on Instagram, writing: "Karl and I came across a baby seal who was obviously lost and in pain. I called the 24 hour @cimwi___ (marine and wildlife hotline) and asked if someone could come help him. They promised me a volunteer but I was unsure it would happen since it’s Thanksgiving! A few hours later I noticed a group of volunteers huddled around the seal. They all showed up to help!! my heart is full and I’m thankful these gracious people left their Thanksgiving plans to help an animal in need. Doesn’t get better than that".
ROSEANNE BARR IS FINE: Following speculation that she had a heart attack, disgraced comedian Roseanne Barr took to Twitter to assure fans. "I’m fine," Barr, 66, tweeted early Sunday, captioning a photo of herself standing up and looking healthy and happy.
RICKY JAY DIES AT 72: Beloved celebrity magician and actor Ricky Jay has died. Jay died in L.A. at 72 of natural causes. In addition to his magic work, he appeared in Boogie Nights, House of Games, Deadwood and other shows and films, including many hailing from David Mamet. A New Yorker profile called him "the most gifted sleight of hand artist alive."
BEN AFFLECK & JENNIFER GARNER CELEBRATE THANKSGIVING WITH KIDS: Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck may have moved on from their marriage, but they’re still all-in when it comes to the kids. The pair spent Thanksgiving together as a family with their three children three years after separating. "Jen, Ben and the kids were in Montana for Thanksgiving," a Garner source tells People.
BEVERLEY MITCHELL SHARES HEARTBREAKING NEWS: 7th Heaven alum Beverley Mitchell took to Instagram to share a personal loss. Michell wrote, "Sharing a little bit about the past few months, a little heartache, a miscarriage, and healing! Thankful for my wonderful family who fills my heart. And thank you … to all of you for your love and support! And giving me a platform to share all my highs and lows! #healing #thankful #grateful#blessed". On her blog, she explained that she and husband Michael Cameron learned they were expecting twins a few months ago, and were crushed when she suffered a miscarriage soon after.
SNOOKI IS EXPECTING BABY NO.3: Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi is expecting her third child with Jionni LaValle, she shared on Instagram Thursday. "What I’m thankful for this Thanksgiving," she captioned photos of her 6-year-old son, Lorenzo, and her 4-year-old daughter, Giovanna, holding a sonogram.
PARIS HILTON STEPS OUT: For the first time since pulling the plug on her engagement to Chris Zylka, Paris Hilton made a public appearance for her fragrance Platinum Rush at Highpoint Shopping Centre in Melbourne, Australia. Noticeably not in attendance: her $2 million 20-carat engagement ring, which she reportedly has not yet returned to Zylka.